Travel

  • Norway: A tour of Harstad

    It was easy to get to the quaint town of Harstad; a direct flight from London to Evenes followed by a 35 minute drive by coach. It is a picturesque...
  • Japan: Why Dewa Sanzan is loved by pilgrims

    When you seek enlightenment, you could do worse than a pilgrimage to Japan’s largest island Honshu and in particular to Tohoku. Tohoku Tohoku, a re...
  • Travel Guide: Walking tour of Boston, Massachusetts

    In Boston you can cram more into a couple of days than in most American cities. You can brush up on the of Independence, eat clam chowder on the ho...
  • Travel Guide to Palm Springs, California

    Crafted out of the desert, Palm Springs still rocks nearly a century after it was created. Just ask Obama. The former US President is a regular vis...
  • South Africa: Knysna forests and mythical elephants

    As we ambled through the Knysna forest, gradually falling behind the faster hikers in the group, conversation turned to the topic of the near-mythi...
  • What is there to see and do in Miami, Florida

    Miami Beach dazzles in the sunlight as the palm trees sway slightly in the whisper of the breeze. It’s a lovely scene especially by the gorgeous So...
  • Ski Guide: La Plagne, France

    La Plagne is a collection of 11 villages in the Tarentaise Valley in the French Alps. It is part of the Paradiski area, which includes both La Plag...
  • Koh Chang: The Alternative Thai Island

    Thailand was once the go-to place for hedonistic backpackers and budget travellers but recently the country has seen a meteoric rise appealing to a...
  • 24 Hours in San Sebastian, Basque Country, Spain

    It’s no longer a secret: San Sebastian, European Capital of Culture, is a gastronomic gem in a land of spectacular food. If you’re planning on spen...
  • Road Trip through Ukraine

    Ukraine, the country famous for Steven Seagal from visiting, is opening up to tourism with travel. Add to that direct flights from the UK and the f...